Mounds View senior Ryan Plasencia (12) gets the ball as Elk River’s Ben Johnson safely steals second base in the sixth inning. The Mustangs won the Class AAA state quarterfinal 4-0 June 12. (photos by Linda Baumeister/Review)
Sophomore Jeff LeMay (22), pinch running for the Mustangs, tags up to score in the third inning.
The formula for the Mounds View High School baseball team this spring has been strong pitching plus solid defense plus timely hitting equals success.